During these unprecedented economic times due to COVID-19, we remain dedicated to providing the most updated content. We’re proud to offer direct access to Hamilton Lane’s most recent benchmark data, updated through Q4 2019. Leverage the updated Q4 benchmarks to quickly analyze your portfolio and access industry-level insights. See below for a sample industry-level analysis of IRR run across multiple time horizons and strategies.
May 22, 2020
- Over historic time horizons, private equity has outperformed other private market strategies.
- Historically, private credit and private real assets have lower returns than private equity. However, it’s important to include these strategies in your portfolio construction decisions as they can provide stable cash yields and inflation hedging.
- On a one-year basis, the public markets have outperformed the broader private markets. However, it is important to view private strategies over several years. The out-sized performance delivered by private markets is only realized when an investor commits for the long-term.